Gender Equity in Sport Research Hub

This call for proposals will fund an eligible Canadian university to lead and coordinate the Gender Equity in Sport Research Hub. This hub is to provide credible thought leadership and generate an evidence base to support gender equity in sport through innovative, transparent and sustainable research activities, data curation, network building and partnerships, to contribute to pan-Canadian behaviour change.

Who can apply

Applications must be submitted by a single lead Canadian university.

How to apply

Read the Application Guidelines in their entirety before completing your application.

Contact us

Department of Canadian Heritage
Sport Support Program
15 Eddy Street
Gatineau, Quebec
K1A 0M5
Joanne Kay, Senior Research and Policy Analyst, Insight Unit, Department of Canadian Heritage, Sport Canada branch
1-866-811-0055 (toll-free)
1-888-997-3123 (toll-free)

Analysts are available to help and answer your questions Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET).

Agency Name: 
Government of Canada
Contact Name: 
Penny D'Agnone
Grant Amount: 
Funding amounts Sport Canada will provide $1.65 million over three (3) years according to the following schedule: $550,000 in 2019-2020 (commencing in January 2020); $550,000 in 2020-2021; $550,000 in 2021-2022
Grant Location: 
External Deadline: 
Monday, October 14, 2019
Internal Deadline: 
Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Grant Type: 
Grant Area: 
Natural Science
Grant Eligibility: